Rajagopalan Balaji
Department Chair, • Professor • Fellow, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences

Dr. Balaji, Professor of Hydrology, Water Resources & Environmental Fluid Mechanics

Interests in:

  • Stochastic hydrology and hydroclimatology
  • Nonparametric functional estimation techniques (probability density functions, regression, scenario generation, forecasting)
  • Understanding low-frequency climate variability and its signatures on regional hydrology
  • Incorporating climate information in water resources/hydrologic decision making
  • Understanding spatio-temporal variability in Indian summer monsoon
  • Nonlinear dynamics—recovering dynamics from data
  • Bayesian techniques for optimal combination of information from multiple sources and decision making